RN - Behavioral Health F/T - Overnight and Evening Shifts

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POST DATE 9/16/2016
END DATE 11/14/2016

Centennial Peaks Hospital LOUISVILLE, CO

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Associates Degree


2ND SHIFT - 3:00PM TO 11:00PM
3RD SHIFT - 11:00PM TO 7:00AM
Centennial Peaks Hospital is a 72 bed facility located
in beautiful Louisville, CO. We are dedicated to
providing a full range of mental health and chemical
dependency services to the state of Colorado. We strive
to enhance the mental health, safety and well-being of
our patients, their families, and the community at large
by providing ethical, compassionate, medically and
psychologically integrated inpatient and intensive
outpatient treatment for psychiatric and addiction
The Registered Nurse provides professional nursing care
on a designated unit in a manner consistent with the
philosophy and objectives of Centennial Peaks Hospital.
The Registered nurse prescribes, coordinates and
delegates nursing care utilizing the nursing process
that is integrated into the multidisciplinary treatment
team plan of care. The Registered nurse is accountable
for assigned nursing care activities on a shift basis
and is responsible for promoting and enhancing
professional nursing practice on the unit. The
Registered Nurse may also assume desk nurse
responsibilities as required.
This position is eligible for a bonus!!! Ask for
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the
nation's largest and most respected health care
management companies, operating through its subsidiaries
acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and
ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS
subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The
UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health
care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a
strong franchise based on exceptional service and
effective cost control. Our success comes from a
responsive management style and a service philosophy
based on integrity, competence and compassion.
UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search
firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone
calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms
to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any
form and/or method without a valid written search
agreement in place for this position will be deemed the
sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event
the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the
referral or through other means.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to demonstrate competency in the criteria listed in
this job description. The specifications listed below
are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability
to meet the minimum requirements for this position.
Staff must demonstrate flexibility for reassignment to
units providing care to varied populations including
male and female adults and dually diagnosed patients.
Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
BSN preferred.
Experience: One-year prior psychiatric experience in
mental health nursing preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Licensure and registration by
the Colorado Division of Regulatory Agencies as a
registered nurse.
Knowledge: Must possess knowledge of general and
psychiatric nursing processes, therapeutic relationships
and processes, age specific growth and development,
limit setting, crisis and behavior management and CPR
Environmental Conditions:
Exposure to psychiatric patients who may exhibit
violent/aggressive behavior. Potential for exposure to
communicable diseases, blood/body fluids and other
hazardous waste. General hospital environment.